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New NT fuel retailer laws commence 1 November 2017
6 days ago

New NT fuel retailer laws commence 1 November 2017

By  •  Petrol pricing

Earlier this year, the NT Government commenced a public consultation on a government proposal designed to increase the transparency of fuel prices for Territorians.

The proposal, which was part of …
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Penalty rates decision upheld at the High Court… Still no change for service stations
7 days ago

Penalty rates decision upheld at the High Court… Still no change for service stations

By  •  Employment

The retail world is abuzz with the talk of reductions in penalty rates, following on from the ruling at the High Court, that the Fair Work Commission’s landmark decision on …
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QLD fuel sellers required to submit biofuel reports by 31 October 2017
2 weeks ago

QLD fuel sellers required to submit biofuel reports by 31 October 2017

By  •  Biofuel

Fuel sellers in Queensland who are required to meet the biofuels mandate must report their sales volumes on a quarterly basis. This includes all wholesalers, and fuel retailers that have …
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Household spend on fuel is lowest in 30 years
2 weeks ago

Household spend on fuel is lowest in 30 years

By  •  Petrol pricing

All of us will be all too familiar with the periodic debate about petrol prices.

This debate is often prosecuted by politicians and motoring associations who appear to use selective …
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Australian Association of Lubricant Manufacturers
2 weeks ago

Australian Association of Lubricant Manufacturers

By  •  Information

At the APFI Forum 2017 held in Melbourne, the proposal for a new association the Australian Association of Lubricant Manufacturers (AALM) was tabled.

This Association has grown out of a …
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HR Highlight: Changes at Work
3 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Changes at Work

By  •  HR Highlight

Change is a natural part of life and imperative in business. To be successful businesses need to be able to adapt to changing markets and customer requirements. The flexibility required …
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Emergency Plan:  New emergency response requirements for fuel wholesale and retail businesses
3 weeks ago

Emergency Plan: New emergency response requirements for fuel wholesale and retail businesses

By  •  Safety

Recent changes to the Emergency Plan requirements in NSW are in effect now and are likely to soon be mirrored in all jurisdictions so now is the time for all …
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Fair Work Ombudsman puts fuel retailers on notice at APFI Forum 2017
4 weeks ago

Fair Work Ombudsman puts fuel retailers on notice at APFI Forum 2017

By  •  APFI Forum

ACAPMA staged the second Asia Pacific Fuel Industry Forum (APFIF) at the Melbourne Conference and Exhibition Centre between 13 and 14 September 2017.

Industry support for the event was the …
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ACAPMA Best Practice Guidelines released for use
4 weeks ago

ACAPMA Best Practice Guidelines released for use

By  •  Information

Earlier this year, ACAPMA commenced work on the preparation of four Best Practice Guidelines. The four topics chose for the new Guidelines were developed following industry consultation earlier this year …
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Important changes to laws on credit card and EFTPOS fees
1 month ago

Important changes to laws on credit card and EFTPOS fees

By  •  Legal

On 1 September 2017, it became illegal for Australian businesses to charge their customers with excessive charges for using EFTPOS and credit cards to pay for purchases.

Essentially, this means …
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